The median contractor rate for a Performance Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Manager
UK / England
Rank 546 589 554
Rank change year-on-year +43 -35  
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Manager 24 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.059% 0.060% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.063% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 23
Median daily rate £450 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £250 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £444 £375
% change year-on-year -5.63% +18.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38892 46305 45014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.87% 95.20% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25282 30341 27633
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1464 1808
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.91 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Performance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Performance Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Manager in England

Performance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Manager in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Manager in England

Performance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Manager in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Manager in England

Performance Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Manager in England

Performance Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +31 17 £419 -16.25% 2
London +8 3 £850 +88.88% 4
East Midlands -1 2 - -
West Midlands +12 1 £463 +85.00%
East of England - 1 £175 -
Performance Manager
UK

Performance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Performance Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Performance Manager in the job title.

1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Performance Management
3 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (29.27%) Project Management
4 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (24.39%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.95%) Selenium
6 9 (21.95%) Performance Testing
6 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
6 9 (21.95%) Programme Management
7 8 (19.51%) Retail
7 8 (19.51%) APMP
8 7 (17.07%) P3O
8 7 (17.07%) Test Management
8 7 (17.07%) Coaching
8 7 (17.07%) PMO
9 6 (14.63%) SQL
9 6 (14.63%) HP UFT
9 6 (14.63%) LoadRunner
9 6 (14.63%) NHS
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
10 5 (12.20%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.20%) Line Management
11 4 (9.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
11 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center

Performance Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Selenium
2 6 (14.63%) HP UFT
2 6 (14.63%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 3 (7.32%) JMeter
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
3 8 (19.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) OpenMP
1 1 (2.44%) RESTful
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) NHS
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Beowulf
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Performance Management
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (24.39%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.95%) Performance Testing
4 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.95%) Programme Management
5 7 (17.07%) Coaching
5 7 (17.07%) Test Management
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Line Management
6 5 (12.20%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Defect Management
8 3 (7.32%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) C
3 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.88%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) APMP
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) P3O
1 7 (17.07%) PMO
2 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) HP